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Find out how individuals, companies and community groups from all over the UK are getting involved with the charity.

Explore the intricacies of the immune system and gene therapy at this year’s Bloomsbury Festival

This October sees a unique opportunity for Londoners to participate in an immersive art installation based on a young Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) patient’s experiences of gene therapy treatment. 

First day back at school for Alfie

Nine-year-old Alfie, from Aberdeen, has lots of favourite things about school but his top four are “being with his friends, taking part in gym, big maths and computers”. He is being treated at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for a rare condition that causes benign tumours to spread throughout the body. Alfie’s mum, Tracy, tells us why she is so proud of her son on his first day back at school.

Gabriella goes back to school

In Autumn 2015, Gabriella’s arms and legs started aching and a butterfly-shaped rash appeared on her face. In October, Gabriella was referred to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) where within an hour she was diagnosed as having juvenile dermatomyositis, an auto immune disease known as JDM that affects just three children in a million.

Patients, supporters and celebrities attend special reception at Number 11 Downing Street

On Wednesday 25 May, The Rt Hon George Osborne MP hosted a special reception at Number 11 Downing Street to celebrate the success of the Evening Standard and Independent Newspaper’s Christmas appeal ‘Give to GOSH’.